Sunday, September 14, 2003

LEOPOLD, Mo. -- Richard and Geralyn Eeftink of Leopold announce the engagement of their daughter, Cindy Eeftink, to Derek Beussink. He is the son of Rick Beussink and Gwen Seabaugh of Advance, Mo.

Eeftink is a 1997 graduate of Leopold High School. She received a bachelor of science degree and master of arts degree in communication disorders from Southeast Missouri State University. She is a speech pathologist at North Elementary in Fruitland.

Beussink is a 1998 graduate of Advance High School. He received a bachelor of science degree in agriculture business from Southeast University. He is employed at TruckPro in Sikeston, Mo.

A Nov. 1 wedding is planned at St. John's Catholic Church.